Scharnhorst and Gneisenau

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Title

Scharnhorst and Gneisenau

Description

Aerial vertical photograph showing a coastal town with docks on the coast and a river running through the middle. On the right open water with a breakwater in the top right corner pointing down. Above the river on the four large jetties point into the sea. Town buildings are on both sides of the river which goes right to left in the centre. The left end of the river has many ships moored on both sides. Below the river three docks pointing left and down. the bottom one has a large warship. At the bottom the bow of another ship moored alongside. Label with arrows point to the two ships with 'Scharnhorst' pointing at ship in dock and 'Gniesnoe [sic] ' at the bow of ship moored alongside. Photograph caption '622 W/642. 1.P.R.U. 27.5.41 F/20:R'. Captioned 'Brest'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1941-05-27

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Format

One b/w photograph mounted on an album page

Identifier

PBanksP15010068

Coverage

Temporal Coverage

Citation

Great Britain, Great Britain. Royal Air Force, and Great Britain. Royal Air Force. No 1 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit, “Scharnhorst and Gneisenau,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 15, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/1498.

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